Bill Charlap

Stairway To The Stars (BLAU 035)

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Stairway To The Stars

Bill Charlap

Blau Records

8424295373816

GEN 168061

BLAU 035

JAZZ

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CD 12,38 €

DIGIPACK EDITION

Sensational album recorded in Dublin in May 2000. In it you can find 8 jazz standards. From Gerry Mulligan's “Line for Lyons” to the superb ballad that titles the album, “Stairway to the Stars” performed as a duet by New York pianist extraordinaire Bill Charlap and the recently deceased superb Irish guitarist Louis Stewart.

Completing the luxury quartet, the bass player, ex-Earthworks, Mark Hodgson and the Irish drummer, established in Spain, Stephen Keogh.

PERSONNEL:

  • Bill Charlap - (piano)
  • Louis Stewart - (guitar)
  • Mark Hodgson - (bass)
  • Stephen Keogh - (drums)

TRACKS:

  • 01. Line For Lyons (Gerry Mulligan)
  • 02. Stairway To The Stars (malneck / Signorelli / Parish)
  • 03. Curtains (Gerry Mulligan)
  • 04. Yardbird Suite (Charlie Parker)
  • 05. Blue Lights (Gigi Gryce)
  • 06. What's New (Burke / Haggart)
  • 07. Yesterdays (Jerome Kern / Harbach)
  • 08. he Song Is You (Jerome Kern / Hammerstein)